Georgia O'Keeffe : to see takes time /

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Author / Creator:O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986, artist.
Imprint:New York : The Museum of Modern Art, [2023]
New York, NY : Distributed in the United States and Canada by ARTBOOK / A.A.P. ; London : Distributed outside the United States and Canada by Thomas & Hudson
Description:180 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Subject:O'Keeffe, Georgia, -- 1887-1986 -- Exhibitions.
O'Keeffe, Georgia, -- 1887-1986 -- Criticism and interpretation.
O'Keeffe, Georgia, -- 1887-1986.
Art, Modern -- Exhibitions.
Exhibition catalogs.
Exhibition catalogs.
Format: Print Book
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Varying Form of Title:To see takes time
Other authors / contributors:Friedman, Samantha, curator, writer of supplementary textual content.
Olek, Emily, writer of supplementary textual content.
Lowry, Glenn D., writer of supplementary textual content.
Neufeld, Laura, writer of supplementary textual content.
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.), host institution.
Notes:Published to accompany an exhibition held at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, April 9-August 12, 2023.
Includes bibliographical references compiled by Emily Olek.
Summary:"Recalling a charcoal she made in 1916, Georgia O'Keeffe later wrote, 'I have made this drawing several times--never remembering that I had made it before--and not knowing where the idea came from.' These drawings, and the majority of O'Keeffe's works in charcoal, watercolor, pastel and graphite, belong to series in which she develops and transforms motifs that lie between observation and abstraction. In the formative years of 1915 to 1918, she made as many works on paper as she would in the next 40 years, producing sequences in watercolor of abstract lines, organic landscapes and nudes, along with charcoal drawings she would group according to the designation "specials." While her practice turned increasingly toward canvas in subsequent decades, important series on paper reappeared--including charcoal flowers of the 1930s, portraits of the 1940s and aerial views of the 1950s."--
Standard no.:MoMA 2521

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